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Pineandlakes Echo Journal
Reports of good to fair amount of ducks on opener - MnDNR CO Reports
Audubon to host Antarctica presentation
Emily: Council denies vacation request
Cass County absentee ballots available
Pine River-Backus School: Property values partially help drive levy increase
Inside the Outdoors: Viruses victimize wildlife, too
Partners team up for local fish passage project funding
Football: Patriots fall to Rebels 20-18
Basketball: Clinics at CLC scheduled in October
Area Female Athlete: Wynn helps put the W in PR-B
John "Jack" T. Thomas
Evelyn D. Eide
Martha L. Rach
Judith K. Lapke
Crow Wing Energized: Depression might be more common than you think
Pequot Lakes church to host lutefisk supper Sept. 29
3 things for better health - Sept. 17
Brainerd health care facility offers companions to terminally ill
Essentia clinics offer walk-in flu clinics, appointments
As I See It: Why study history?
Uncharted: A hike, a speech and a loose-meat sandwich
Vogt's Notes: We welcome letters, but watch your word count
Letter to the editor: Thiede's value to Crow Wing County
Slow down to give and receive kindness
letters to the editor
50th Wedding Anniversary
Births: Sept 2, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
National Joint Powers Alliance
July 7, 2018
NJPA changes name to Sourcewell
National Joint Powers Alliance announces the launch of its new brand name, Sourcewell, to better reflect its purpose and to position itself for...
July 7, 2018 - 3:00pm
June 16, 2018
NJPA changes its name to Sourcewell
STAPLES—National Joint Powers Alliance announced the launch of its new brand name, Sourcewell, to better reflect its purpose and to position itself for ongoing local and national growth. Founded as an Educational Cooperative Service Unit for its five-county region in 1978, the...
June 16, 2018 - 4:30am
June 11, 2018
Breezy Point: NJPA to help with comprehensive plan update
The National Joint Powers Alliance will help the city of Breezy Point with its in-progress comprehensive plan update. NJPA's proposal - approved...
June 11, 2018 - 5:00am
May 27, 2018
Area teachers honored as Educators of Excellence
Six local teachers were among 49 Region 5 educators honored at the National Joint Powers Alliance's Educators of Excellence Awards Banquet on...
May 27, 2018 - 9:00am
May 17, 2018
NJPA honors local Region Five educators
Forty-nine educators from Region Five schools were honored by the National Joint Powers Alliance Wednesday night at its fifth-annual Educators...
May 17, 2018 - 8:00am
May 8, 2018
Pequot Lakes athlete shines on and off the field - Young receives Rising Star award
Dedication, positivity and the ability to overcome obstacles are some of the qualities that set Pequot Lakes senior Austin Young apart from his...
May 8, 2018 - 7:00am
May 3, 2018
Cass County Board: Proposed brewery taproom licenses up for public hearing
WALKER—Cass County Board will host a public hearing at the 6 p.m. May 15 regular board meeting at Bena City Hall, 38 County Road 8 in Bena,...
May 3, 2018 - 6:00am
April 30, 2018
PR-B Rising Star recognized for kindness
Sometimes the things we do without expectation of recognition or reward earn us just that, at least that is what Pine River-Backus senior Dylan...
April 30, 2018 - 7:00am
April 29, 2018
Local nonprofits receive Initiative Foundation grants
The Initiative Foundation and its Partner Funds awarded 67 grants totaling $300,599 during the first quarter of 2018. The grants support organizations and projects primarily in the 14-county region of central Minnesota. Local recipients are: • Cass County Economic Development Corporation--Pine...
April 29, 2018 - 11:30am
April 23, 2018
Rising Star: PR-B student Vredenburg recognized for achievements during hard time
Many would describe their senior year of high school as being one of the best years of their life, but tragedy in the fall of 2017 left a negative...
April 23, 2018 - 3:00am
April 16, 2018
Area high schools students honored as 'rising stars'
Several area high school students were among the 44 students from Region Five honored by the National Joint Powers Alliance at its 27th annual...
April 16, 2018 - 8:00am
April 9, 2018
Rising Star students to be recognized
Forty-four students from 22 Region 5 high schools will be honored Wednesday, April 11, at the 27th annual Student Recognition Banquet put on...
April 9, 2018 - 3:00am
March 19, 2018
Area students participate in regional spelling bee
The following area students competed Wednesday, March 7, in the Lakes Spelling Bee at the National Joint Powers Alliance center in Staples: Danika...
March 19, 2018 - 9:00am
March 5, 2018
Region 5 students to participate in Lakes Bee
Thirty students from across Region 5 will take the stage at National Joint Powers Alliance Wednesday, March 7, for the 2018 Lakes Bee. The group of spellers is composed of students in grades 5-8 who were a finalist or champion in their district. The Lakes Bee champion earns a trip...
March 5, 2018 - 5:30am
February 27, 2018
Lakes Bee set for March 7 at NJPA
STAPLES—Thirty students from across Region Five will take the stage March 7 at the National Joint Powers Alliance for the 2018 Lakes Bee. The group of spellers is comprised of students in fifth through eighth grades who were finalists or champions in their districts. The Lakes...
February 27, 2018 - 10:30am